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  • Pesach @ ChabadJoin us for a fun, meaningful Pesach experience! Community Seder, Holiday Services, food and more! Read More
  • Shabbat Services And MealsJoin us Friday evening & Shabbat Morning for Services with traditional prayers and beautiful songs followed by Kiddush and Shabbat meal. Read More
  • Hebrew SchoolChabad Hebrew School offers a friendly and stimulating environment, where children can embrace their Jewish roots and gain a true sense of Jewish pride.Please contact us for more info. Contact us
  • Tourist InfoNeed a place to eat on Shabbat? Where to find Kosher food? Where to stay? Looking for a place to pray? We can help you with all your Jewish needs. Read More
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Motivated by a profound love for every Jew and spurred by a boundless optimism, Chabad of the Big Island, Hawaii sets into motion an array of programs and services to educate, inspire, and uplift Jews from all walks of life, regardless of background or affiliation, with unconditional love and acceptance. Our goal is to service the spiritual and physical needs of the local Jewish community, as well as the visitors to the island, & to strengthen their Jewish awareness and pride.
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When did Tu Bishvat become a thing, and why specifically now?
Learn the meaning and significance of this famous Jewish surname.
So let’s say Moses turns up today. What would he liberate us from? What sort of miracles would he make this time around?
And as many times as you hear it, you’re moved all the same. If the tune grabs you from the get-go, it will almost always continue to do so.
He plants seeds. Seeds of experience, seeds of challenge, seeds of tears. Seeds that make us think, “Why do I need to go through this experience or meet that person?”
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Jan. 28
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A boundless Creator hides in plain sight. He camouflages Himself within His own creation, cloaked within the consistent patterns that provide the illusion of a closed, natural order. As though this world were something other than His infinite light. A miracle is a tear in the cloak, a disruption of that order, a crack in the wall of creation through which the human mind can glimpse beyond the illusion. So that the wise will understand, and seekers will find a path to know, that there really is no cloak, no nature. That...
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  • Children – Fruitful Trees of LifeTorah compares man to the produce of the field and the fruit of the tree. Read More
  • Your (Alternate) RealityHow to train our perception to view our world, when our situation seems so negative. Read More
  • Who “Invented” the Holiday on 15 Shevat?When did Tu Bishvat become a thing, and why specifically now? Read More
  • Teaching My Son Multiplication and Myself About ChallengesHe plants seeds. Seeds of experience, seeds of challenge, seeds of tears. Seeds that make us think... Read More